Linkin Park's Chester Bennington says we shouldn't wait for others to take the lead on solving climate change; it's up to us to get it done.

"We are the cause, and we are the solution," he says.

Technology allows for greater connectivity and organizational efforts for good causes.

"We have the tools to mobilize opinions, mobilize our objectives and agendas to mass audiences and get people's voices heard," he said. "We actually have the power to make change."

Credit: Additional producing - Lara Fernandez, Editor - Dino Pascarelli

Nicolás Ibargüen is an environmentalist and director of the Planet Initiative of the Americas Business Council Foundation, an organization that supports innovative social and environmental impact projects.


He is the environmental Correspondent for Fusion and Univision.

Nicolás organizes expeditions and events with world leaders to raise awareness about our relationship with the planet. He produced the award-winning documentary “Amazon Gold” and he is a board member of NRDC’s Voces Verdes and the Humane Society International. He was the Editor and Publisher of Poder Magazine.